462.397 BORROWING MONEY; CERTIFICATES OF INDEBTEDNESS.
Subdivision 1. Tax anticipation.
At any time after a tax has been levied by the commission
and certified to the county auditors to be spread on the next tax roll for collection, the commission
may borrow money and in evidence thereof issue and sell its certificates of indebtedness in
anticipation of the collection of such levy.
Subd. 2. Up to 50 percent.
The aggregate principal amount of such certificates then
remaining outstanding, issued in anticipation of any levies whatsoever, plus the then unpaid
accrued interest and interest to accrue to maturity on all such certificates, shall not exceed 50
percent of all taxes certified to the county auditors to be spread and collected which are not
delinquent, less the amount thereof received by the commission before the latest certificates
Subd. 3. Up to 1-1/2 year maturity.
All certificates shall mature not later than April 1
following the close of the year of collection of the taxes in anticipation of which they were issued,
and may be made subject to redemption before maturity.
Subd. 4. Formalities in resolution.
The commission shall, by the resolution authorizing
each issue of certificates, fix the amount, date, maturity or maturities, prepayment provisions,
form, denominations, interest rate or rates, and other details of the certificates, and also pledge the
full faith and credit of the commission for the payment thereof. In and by such resolution, the
commission shall also irrevocably appropriate to a special fund such amount, stated in dollars,
of the levy anticipated as will be required to pay the principal of and interest on the certificates
Subd. 5. Levy for delinquencies.
If, due to delinquencies in collection thereof, the levy
is not received at the times and in the amounts sufficient to meet principal of and interest on
certificates payable therefrom, the commission may levy and cause to be extended, assessed and
collected upon all taxable property within the region, such ad valorem taxes as may be required to
pay such principal and interest and to restore to other funds advances made for that purpose.
Subd. 6. Negotiation; sale.
All such certificates may be negotiated and sold in such manner
as may be determined by the commission.
History: 1973 c 589 s 3